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MediaTek

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MediaTek

Fabless semiconductor company for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions add

Category: Business (10)

Founded in 1997.

Countries: (58%), Sweden (12%), China (12%)

Main connections: NQ Mobile, Ralink, Qualcomm

Linked to: Fabless semiconductor company, Public company, United Microelectronics Corporation, Analog Devices

 

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1997

Founded in 1997 and listed on Taiwan Stock Exchange under the code "2454", MediaTek is headquartered in Taiwan and has sales or research subsidiaries in Mainland China, Singapore, India, U.S., Japan, Korea, Denmark, England, Sweden and Dubai add something

 

It was spun off UMC and incorporated on May 28, 1997 in the Science-Based Industrial Park, Hsinchu, Taiwan and was listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange under the ticket "2454" on July 23, 2001 add something


2000

By 2000, MediaTek was among the world's biggest in each of its product categories and in 2004, MediaTek ventured into the handset business add something


2001

Ralink - Now headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan, Ralink was founded in 2001 in Cupertino, California and it was bought by the Taiwanese company MediaTek on 5 May 2011


2009

According to IC Insights' May 2009 update to the McClean Report, MediaTek has moved into the Top 20 list of semiconductor sales leaders add something


2011

Earlier in 2011, MediaTek merged with Ralink Technology Corporation add something

 

Ralink - On May, 5th 2011 Ralink was bought by the Taiwanese company MediaTek

 

Ralink - On May 5, 2011 Ralink was bought by the Taiwanese company MediaTek

 

NQ Mobile - In August 2011, NQ Mobile and MediaTek reached an agreement on mobile security cooperation whereby MediaTek will make NQ Mobile's mobile security service available to the MediaTek's smartphone chipset

 

NQ Mobile - In August 2011, NQ Mobile and MediaTek reached an agreement on mobile security cooperation whereby MediaTek will make NQ Mobile's mobile security service available to the MediaTek's smartphone chipset


2012

On April, 11th 2012, MediaTek acquired Coresonic AB, a company in the field of Digital signal processing based in Linköping, Sweden add something

 

On April 11, 2012, MediaTek acquired Coresonic, a global producer of digital signal processing solutions based in Linköping, Sweden add something

 

NQ Mobile - In August 2012, NQ Mobile and MediaTek Inc. reached an agreement regarding NQ Mobile's acquisition of approximately one-third interest in Hesine Technologies International Worldwide Inc. , a wholly owned subsidiary of MediaTek and a premier mobile messaging solution provider

 

NQ Mobile - In August 2012, NQ Mobile and MediaTek Inc. reached an agreement regarding NQ Mobile's acquisition of approximately one-third interest in Hesine Technologies International Worldwide Inc. , a wholly owned subsidiary of MediaTek and a premier mobile messaging solution provider


2013

In July, 2013, MediaTek became the first system-on-chip supplier to announce the development of an octa-core mobile device SoC capable of processing tasks with eight CPU cores concurrently, a solution the company refers to as "True Octa-Core" add something

 

Lenovo smartphones - As of November 2013, Lenovo has released four phones using MediaTek chipsets

 

On November 20, 2013 in a press event held in Beijing, China MediaTek officially pulled the wraps off the MT6592 SoC. It's a 'true octa core' chip with eight ARM Cortex A7 application processor clocked at 1,7-2,0 GHz and Mali 450-MP GPU clocked at 700 MHz add something


2014

At Mobile World Congress 2014, MediaTek unveiled its new brand Everyday Genius, dubbing the term Super-mid market, with the vision and aiming to make smartphones more accessible affordable to the wider market add something

 

Allwinner Technology - For Q2 2014, Allwinner was reported by DigiTimes to be the third largest supplier to the Chinese market after Rockchip and MediaTek

 

Amlogic - For Q2 2014, Amlogic was reported to be the fifth largest supplier, after Rockchip, MediaTek, Allwinner and Actions Semiconductor

 

On February 11, 2014 MediaTek unveiled MT6595, an octa-core SoC with $LTE (LTE_(telecommunication)) connectivity capabilities and is powered by four Cortex-A17 cores and four Cortex-A7 cores with heterogeneous multi-processing capabilities add something

 

In July 2014, Qualcomm announced that it was having trouble enforcing royalties and license fees from Chinese manufacturers, impacting its sales expectations for the next quarter add something


2015

At the Consumer Electronics Show show in January 2015, MediaTek announced the MT5595, a new digital television SoC with support for Google's Android TV platform add something

 

In February 2015, Qualcomm announced that had it reached a resolution with Chinese authorities regarding the investigation add something


2016

At the Consumer Electronics Show in January 2016, MediaTek announced its new System in package tailored for wristware, including Bluetooth low energy, GPS and support for 320×320 MIPI displays add something


2017

Xiaomi - Xiaomi started its 2017, with the launch of Redmi Note 4 Snapdragon variant in India as it is not restrained by courts from selling MediaTek based Smartphones in India